Juggling Ball Jewelry Box

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Project by Tennessee posted 06-26-2013 12:00 PM 2051 views 6 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of those boxes that I drew up while sitting in my recliner, trying to think of something new and different.
Mostly domestic woods, including maple, walnut, cedar, pacific coast maple, with purpleheart rods and I believe one round drawer front is bloodwood.
Three drawers in the bottom, including one earring drawer, and one hidden drawer in the upper left round drawer. The rods also double as ring holders.
This will probably show up at my first show in the museum I recently was admitted to as a displaying artist, in September.
FYI, the two outboard boxes were rounded out to fit inbetween the rods, and simply epoxied into place. Didn’t want to try and hide a brad shot through the purpleheart rod. Worked out well, you can lift the box by either.
Thanks for lookin’, and as always, copy it if you want!

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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#1 posted 06-26-2013 01:21 PM

Cool design I like it.. Great colors…..

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 06-26-2013 02:17 PM

I think that this looks good. I like the design. Good work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 06-26-2013 02:57 PM

Very unique and love the colors.

Great Job!

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#4 posted 06-26-2013 03:05 PM

That’s pretty funky. Very nice.

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#5 posted 06-26-2013 04:51 PM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#6 posted 06-26-2013 06:32 PM

Thanks, everyone. The museum likes this kind of stuff. Odd and strange is the key…

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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#7 posted 06-27-2013 01:05 AM

You certainly achieved “new and different”! What a cool design and that walnut is spectacular (looks almost like cocobolo).

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#8 posted 06-27-2013 02:17 AM

Very cool, great design and craftsmanship. Definitely a one of a kind piece for the buyer. thx for sharing

-- TurnTurnTurn

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#9 posted 06-27-2013 08:37 AM

Nice boxes….quite different in design but it works and I like it….well done.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#10 posted 06-27-2013 10:56 AM

Do you get all 13 channels with that thing?


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#11 posted 06-27-2013 06:35 PM

Such an awesome desgin

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#12 posted 06-28-2013 01:15 AM

Great looking box .

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#13 posted 06-28-2013 06:55 PM

My wife came down to the shop and asked where the off-on button was…

gfadvm: The walnut “pop” is due to Minwax Natural that a lot of people say they won’t use – but that walnut was just plain old walnut till I hit it with a coat of Natural, followed by four coats of Lacquer and a final polish of Johnson’s paste wax.

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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#14 posted 06-28-2013 06:56 PM

You never fail to make excellent projects! That band saw box is truly outstanding and I’m very much impressed.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#15 posted 06-28-2013 07:52 PM

That’s thinking out of the box! Cool design, attractive colors and amazing finish. Excellent work!

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